Bears of a Higher Degree

by Kristin Todd Stires

Baylor’s Hankamer School of Business offers a variety of graduate degrees. Whether it’s an MBA degree, joint or specialized degree, candidates are sure to find a degree program that incorporates a balance of theory and application, which will further their education and bolster them as business professionals. We caught up with these alumni to see how their graduate degrees have served them within their careers.

Adrian Gorena

Carmelita Chadwick

Keith Hembre

Lesley Freeberg


Hankamer School of Business Graduate Degree Offerings

• Master of Business Administration (MBA) • Master of Science in Information Systems (MSIS) • Master of Accountancy (MAcc) • Master of Taxation (MTax) • Master of Science in Economics (MSEco) • Master of Science or Master of Arts in International Economics (MSIEco/MAIEco)

Specialized degrees

• MBA Healthcare Administration Specialization • MBA Entrepreneurship Specialization

Joint degrees

• MBA/Juris Doctor (MBA/JD) • MBA/Master of Science in Information Systems (MBA/MSIS) • MBA/Master of Engineering (MBA/ME) • MBA/Master of Science in Computer Science (MBA/MSCS) • Juris Doctor/Master of Taxation (JD/MTax) • MBA/Master of Healthcare Administration (MBA/MHA) at Fort Sam Houston (military personnel only)

Executive MBA programs • Austin – Evening program at Freescale campus • Dallas – Weekend program at Cooper Aerobics Center

Integrated degree programs

• BBA/MTax (taxation) • BBA/MAcc (accountancy)

Doctoral degree

• Doctor of Philosophy in Information Systems (PhD-IS)

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Baylor Business Review, Spring 2010

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